Creative Winter Break Videos

Hard to get your kids to stop playing video games all the time?

Encourage them to make videos ABOUT their video games. You might be surprised at the results! I know I was!

 

Guest Post: My Dog

Sugar the dog enjoys being regularly featured for entertainment, but today she has something serious to share: How to Live With Musicians (and Still Love Them).

How to Make Your Own “Glass Slipper”

Cinderella has a special place in my heart. Besides my love of the fairy tale, I had purchased some Disney nursery bedding for my upcoming first baby (17 years ago! sniff sniff), and Disney sent a bonus special edition DVD of Cinderella.

So, just in time before Cinderella hits theaters, I wanted to show . . . → Read More: How to Make Your Own “Glass Slipper”

Cabin Fever Cure

Does your crew own Nerf gun(s)? If so, keep reading.

Step 1. Let the kids develop their “targets” using toys they already have or–my personal favorite–make LEGO targets. The making of said targets kept my crew busy for half an hour. They had a blast.

Step 2. You’re going to have to make the stairs . . . → Read More: Cabin Fever Cure